Based on the customer demands we determine which hardware to use to get the maximum result. We use CAN-bus readers for the car manufacturers for the following reasons, for example:
For lease & rental, transport and service & maintenance companies we use hardware which can be connected to the OBDII port, for the following reasons:
Our connected car platform is an open platform which means that this platform is future proof because of the flexibility (integration with service providers such as parking, electronic vehicle health check, insurances, weather reports, etc.).
The platform is not only suited to collect the data from the vehicles and to enrich it, but this platform is also suitable to link a variety of data sources together with combining several data points and inform the driver through notifications and also provide relevant propositions.
The Plan B Company is compliant in the field of security and privacy of customer data following the new GDPR (EC directive 2016/680-679 of April 2016), which needs to be in place May 2018.
We believe that first of all data needs to be collected and combined, so you can create insight in customers wishes & behavior. Then small propositions can be offered and again more customer insight is created, etc. This is a continuous process which can intensify the relationship with your customers, if and only when your relevant.
The Plan B Company helps companies in the connected car domain develop relevant business cases, using a large variety of data sources.
Relevant propositions can be offered to your customer which results in:
Increase insight in your car park with:
Improve safety and productivity:
Customers are exactly informed on time about service reminders, together with a service & maintenance proposal based on actual vehicle data. No surprises afterwards!
If your tire pressure is too low a notification will be send that you need to inflate your tires. This is for your safety and reducing fuel consumption. If your electric car is fully charged, we will remind you to remove your car from the charging pole.
By offering charging-, fuel- and parking locations and related in-app payments, added value is created. For instance we take care that payment for parking is stopped when leaving the parking spot.
Private or business trip. In the app or in the 'my' portal you can easily adjust it yourself. Via a predetermined export, you can send this file directly to the tax authorities.